Aloo Methi Rasedar Subzi | Vegan Potato Curry

A quick and delicious Aloo Methi Rasedar Subzi | Vegan Potato Curry that can be made under 30 minutes.  This week I am making 3 recipes that are going to fit under the theme of ‘Prep to table in 30

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6 Fabulous Black Eyed Peas Recipes

Eating Black eyed peas on New Year’s day is considered lucky! I love Black eyed peas and that is one another reason I will definitely eat it on New year’s day. Reading about the history as to why Southerner’s consider

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Lauki Subzi with Peanuts and Sesame

I am a big fan of peanuts in gravy and to add to that if the recipe has sesame, there is no going back. Lauki also known as Dudhi, which is bottle gourd in English is something I cook very

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Karamani Subzi – Lobia Subzi – No Onion, No Garlic, No Tomatoes Recipe

‘Gravies without tomato’, how hard that can be, was my first reaction to the theme and I chose that right away. When sitting down to think of recipes, I could not come with any. I referred to cookbooks, my hand-written

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Karamani Kara Kuzhambu – Black Eyed Peas Kuzhambu

I absolutely love making different kinds of kuzhambu. Lately I have been cooking a lot with karamani / black eyed peas. Growing up I only ate a couple of dishes with karamani in it, like the Karadayan Nombu adai and

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Methi Malai Mutter – Fenugreek Green Peas Curry

I am always on lookout for some new subzi to make as we eat chapatti / roti for dinner often. Many times, it feels like I am repeating the same kind of subzi again and again even though they are

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Peerkangai Poricha Kootu – Ridge Gourd / Chinese Okra Kootu

It was almost the end of harvest season and one of my dear friends, Ranganayaki, gave me two lovely peerkangai / ridge gourd that had grown in her backyard. After moving from New York, one of the things that we

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Kothavarangai Poriyal – Cluster Beans Stir-Fry with Coconut

Finding fresh kothavarangai / cluster beans in the Indian stores is quite hard. Also they are pretty expensive and hence I always just pick a handful to make paruppu usilli or sambhar. Last time, it was just my husband who

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Paneer Butter Masala – No Onion No Garlic Version

Paneer Butter Masala No onion Version subzi is very similar to restaurant style paneer subzi without onion and garlic. This is one such recipe where you will not miss the onion. Festival times are fun and those are days I

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